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Remembering the First Uptown CDO Food Craw (Part 3)

Higalaay, Cagayan de Oro’s fiesta celebration is just around the corner. In fact, in the past weeks, pre-fiesta festivities have been hogging the limelight. So, as in the past two Saturdays, the spotlight for today will be on CDO, particularly the 1st Uptown CDO Food Crawl, which happened last December ...

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When the lights went out

Nora Soriño ILIGAN City — Kuya, a kid in high school was into his laptap. Daddy, Mommy and two “ate,” both in college,  were stooped over their respective cell phones; “Baby,” a 9-year-old grade school kid was attentive over Minecraft, a video game, in her tablet.  Auntie was watching TV, ...

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What Captain Forrest wrote

A.Paulita Roa MONTHS ago, while browsing in the W. Solheim Library of the Archaeological Studies Program of the University of the Philippines in Diliman, I saw this book that caught my full attention – Travel Accounts of the Islands (Filipiniana Book Guild, Manila 1971). It contained among others, a first ...

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‘Is it raining with you?’

Netnet Camomot . “HERE comes the rain again/Falling on my head like a memory/Falling on my head like a new emotion.” Friday afternoon, it was raining cows and carabaos again, and the only question hovering overhead was, Can the hot choco’s caffeine mean another sleepless night? And then, one corner ...

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Art Summer Culmination

A few remaining days and summer 2018 will end; vacation ends and most students will go back to school. Recently rain started pouring ending the 2 months dry season and making way for wet months ahead. Limketkai Mall once again ended its summer art workshop with a culmination art exhibit ...

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Seda Hotels Executives Merit Prestigious International Certification for Hotel Administrators Certification Provided by the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI)

Manila, Philippines…..Seda hotels executives led by senior group general manager Andrea Mastellone have been certified by the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) for their exemplary leadership and managerial abilities. The team took the Certified Hotel Administrator (CHA) certification program and passed the culminating exam with high marks, receiving ...

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SC votes 8-6 to void Sereno appointment 2

“The decision is immediately executory without need of further action from the Court,” the decision said. Sereno’s spokesperson lawyer Carlo Cruz said last Wednesday that they would file a motion for reconsideration once the court rules in favor of the petition. Calida filed the quo warranto petition seeking the nullification ...

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Myles’ mother receives death threat

JOURNALIST Grace Albasin, a former National Union of Journalists of the Philippines director, has received death threats over social media stemming from the arrest of her daughter, youth activist Myles Albasin, and five companions who the military has accused of being communist rebels. Grace, now the Bukdinon correspondent of the ...

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